Crime

Alabama inmate defiant before his execution for killing cop

Oct 20, 2017

A convicted cop killer who sued Alabama over its lethal injection method was put to death, but not before he cursed at the state and said: 'I hate you.'

Off-duty officer killed in Vegas shooting to be honored

Oct 20, 2017

An off-duty Las Vegas police officer who was killed by a gunman shooting from a hotel into a crowded open-air concert will be remembered with church and graveside ceremonies and a funeral procession past the site of the Oct. 1 massacre

Witness: Suspect gathered co-workers, then started shooting

Oct 20, 2017

A witness to the deadly shooting rampage inside a Maryland granite company says the suspect had grown increasingly hostile recently and had tried to pick fights with co-workers

Vegas shooting survivors attend benefit concert

Oct 20, 2017

Some survivors of the Las Vegas mass shooting said they were ready for closure, though they confessed feeling engulfed by anxiety and security fears while gathering in a large group for the first time since the attack.

22-year-old Mexico man sentenced for 2016 killing in Oregon

Oct 20, 2017

A 22-year-old man from Mexico has been sentenced to life in prison with a chance for parole after 25 years for fatally shooting another man in Oregon in June 2016

Closing arguments set in deadly meningitis outbreak trial

Oct 20, 2017

Attorneys are preparing to make their closing arguments in the case of a Massachusetts pharmacist charged with second-degree murder in a deadly meningitis outbreak

Before execution, Alabama inmate defiant with words, actions

Oct 20, 2017

A man convicted of killing a police officer in 1997 has been put to death by lethal injection, despite his claims that the state's execution method is cruel and unusual

The Latest: Coroner IDs CSU student among 3 fatally shot

Oct 20, 2017

Authorities have released the name of a 22-year-old student who was among three people found shot to death at an apartment building near Colorado State University

Judge won't throw out ruling explaining Arpaio's conviction

Oct 20, 2017

The judge in former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's now-pardoned criminal case has refused a request to throw out a blistering ruling that explained her reasoning in finding the lawman guilty of a crime

The Latest: Supreme Court says Alabama execution can proceed

Oct 20, 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court says Alabama can execute a man convicted of killing a police officer